 10.1: In Exercises 14, find the inclination (in radians and degrees) of t...
 10.2: In Exercises 14, find the inclination (in radians and degrees) of t...
 10.3: In Exercises 14, find the inclination (in radians and degrees) of t...
 10.4: In Exercises 14, find the inclination (in radians and degrees) of t...
 10.5: In Exercises 58, find the angle (in radians and degrees) between th...
 10.6: In Exercises 58, find the angle (in radians and degrees) between th...
 10.7: In Exercises 58, find the angle (in radians and degrees) between th...
 10.8: In Exercises 58, find the angle (in radians and degrees) between th...
 10.9: In Exercises 9 and 10, find the distance between the point and the ...
 10.10: In Exercises 9 and 10, find the distance between the point and the ...
 10.11: In Exercises 11 and 12, state what type of conic is formed by the i...
 10.12: In Exercises 11 and 12, state what type of conic is formed by the i...
 10.13: In Exercises 1316, find the standard form of the equation of the pa...
 10.14: In Exercises 1316, find the standard form of the equation of the pa...
 10.15: In Exercises 1316, find the standard form of the equation of the pa...
 10.16: In Exercises 1316, find the standard form of the equation of the pa...
 10.17: In Exercises 17 and 18, find an equation of the tangent line to the...
 10.18: In Exercises 17 and 18, find an equation of the tangent line to the...
 10.19: Architecture A parabolic archway is 12 meters high at the vertex. A...
 10.20: Flashlight The light bulb in a flashlight is at the focus of its pa...
 10.21: In Exercises 2124, find the standard form of the equation of the el...
 10.22: In Exercises 2124, find the standard form of the equation of the el...
 10.23: In Exercises 2124, find the standard form of the equation of the el...
 10.24: In Exercises 2124, find the standard form of the equation of the el...
 10.25: Architecture A semielliptical archway is to be formed over the entr...
 10.26: Wading Pool You are building a wading pool that is in the shape of ...
 10.27: In Exercises 2730, find the center, vertices, foci, and eccentricit...
 10.28: In Exercises 2730, find the center, vertices, foci, and eccentricit...
 10.29: In Exercises 2730, find the center, vertices, foci, and eccentricit...
 10.30: In Exercises 2730, find the center, vertices, foci, and eccentricit...
 10.31: In Exercises 3134, find the standard form of the equation of the hy...
 10.32: In Exercises 3134, find the standard form of the equation of the hy...
 10.33: In Exercises 3134, find the standard form of the equation of the hy...
 10.34: In Exercises 3134, find the standard form of the equation of the hy...
 10.35: In Exercises 3538, find the center, vertices, foci, and the equatio...
 10.36: In Exercises 3538, find the center, vertices, foci, and the equatio...
 10.37: In Exercises 3538, find the center, vertices, foci, and the equatio...
 10.38: In Exercises 3538, find the center, vertices, foci, and the equatio...
 10.39: LORAN Radio transmitting station A is located 200 miles east of tra...
 10.40: Locating an Explosion Two of your friends live 4 miles apart and on...
 10.41: In Exercises 4144, classify the graph of the equation as a circle, ...
 10.42: In Exercises 4144, classify the graph of the equation as a circle, ...
 10.43: In Exercises 4144, classify the graph of the equation as a circle, ...
 10.44: In Exercises 4144, classify the graph of the equation as a circle, ...
 10.45: In Exercises 4548, rotate the axes to eliminate the term in the eq...
 10.46: In Exercises 4548, rotate the axes to eliminate the term in the eq...
 10.47: In Exercises 4548, rotate the axes to eliminate the term in the eq...
 10.48: In Exercises 4548, rotate the axes to eliminate the term in the eq...
 10.49: In Exercises 4952, (a) use the discriminant to classify the graph, ...
 10.50: In Exercises 4952, (a) use the discriminant to classify the graph, ...
 10.51: In Exercises 4952, (a) use the discriminant to classify the graph, ...
 10.52: In Exercises 4952, (a) use the discriminant to classify the graph, ...
 10.53: In Exercises 53 and 54, complete the table for each set of parametr...
 10.54: In Exercises 53 and 54, complete the table for each set of parametr...
 10.55: In Exercises 5560, (a) sketch the curve represented by the parametr...
 10.56: In Exercises 5560, (a) sketch the curve represented by the parametr...
 10.57: In Exercises 5560, (a) sketch the curve represented by the parametr...
 10.58: In Exercises 5560, (a) sketch the curve represented by the parametr...
 10.59: In Exercises 5560, (a) sketch the curve represented by the parametr...
 10.60: In Exercises 5560, (a) sketch the curve represented by the parametr...
 10.61: Find a parametric representation of the circle with center and radi...
 10.62: Find a parametric representation of the ellipse with center major a...
 10.63: Find a parametric representation of the hyperbola with vertices and...
 10.64: Involute of a Circle The involute of a circle is described by the e...
 10.65: In Exercises 6568, plot the point given in polar coordinates and fi...
 10.66: In Exercises 6568, plot the point given in polar coordinates and fi...
 10.67: In Exercises 6568, plot the point given in polar coordinates and fi...
 10.68: In Exercises 6568, plot the point given in polar coordinates and fi...
 10.69: In Exercises 6972, a point in polar coordinates is given. Convert t...
 10.70: In Exercises 6972, a point in polar coordinates is given. Convert t...
 10.71: In Exercises 6972, a point in polar coordinates is given. Convert t...
 10.72: In Exercises 6972, a point in polar coordinates is given. Convert t...
 10.73: In Exercises 7376, a point in rectangular coordinates is given. Con...
 10.74: In Exercises 7376, a point in rectangular coordinates is given. Con...
 10.75: In Exercises 7376, a point in rectangular coordinates is given. Con...
 10.76: In Exercises 7376, a point in rectangular coordinates is given. Con...
 10.77: In Exercises 7782, convert the rectangular equation to polar form.
 10.78: In Exercises 7782, convert the rectangular equation to polar form.
 10.79: In Exercises 7782, convert the rectangular equation to polar form.
 10.80: In Exercises 7782, convert the rectangular equation to polar form.
 10.81: In Exercises 7782, convert the rectangular equation to polar form.
 10.82: In Exercises 7782, convert the rectangular equation to polar form.
 10.83: In Exercises 8388, convert the polar equation to rectangular form.
 10.84: In Exercises 8388, convert the polar equation to rectangular form.
 10.85: In Exercises 8388, convert the polar equation to rectangular form.
 10.86: In Exercises 8388, convert the polar equation to rectangular form.
 10.87: In Exercises 8388, convert the polar equation to rectangular form.
 10.88: In Exercises 8388, convert the polar equation to rectangular form.
 10.89: In Exercises 8998, determine the symmetry of the maximum value of ,...
 10.90: In Exercises 8998, determine the symmetry of the maximum value of ,...
 10.91: In Exercises 8998, determine the symmetry of the maximum value of ,...
 10.92: In Exercises 8998, determine the symmetry of the maximum value of ,...
 10.93: In Exercises 8998, determine the symmetry of the maximum value of ,...
 10.94: In Exercises 8998, determine the symmetry of the maximum value of ,...
 10.95: In Exercises 8998, determine the symmetry of the maximum value of ,...
 10.96: In Exercises 8998, determine the symmetry of the maximum value of ,...
 10.97: In Exercises 8998, determine the symmetry of the maximum value of ,...
 10.98: In Exercises 8998, determine the symmetry of the maximum value of ,...
 10.99: In Exercises 99102, identify the type of polar graph and use a grap...
 10.100: In Exercises 99102, identify the type of polar graph and use a grap...
 10.101: In Exercises 99102, identify the type of polar graph and use a grap...
 10.102: In Exercises 99102, identify the type of polar graph and use a grap...
 10.103: In Exercises 103106, identify the conic and sketch its graph.
 10.104: In Exercises 103106, identify the conic and sketch its graph.
 10.105: In Exercises 103106, identify the conic and sketch its graph.
 10.106: In Exercises 103106, identify the conic and sketch its graph.
 10.107: In Exercises 107110, find a polar equation of the conic with its fo...
 10.108: In Exercises 107110, find a polar equation of the conic with its fo...
 10.109: In Exercises 107110, find a polar equation of the conic with its fo...
 10.110: In Exercises 107110, find a polar equation of the conic with its fo...
 10.111: Explorer 18 On November 26, 1963, the United States launched Explor...
 10.112: Asteroid An asteroid takes a parabolic path with Earth as its focus...
 10.113: True or False? In Exercises 113116, determine whether the statement...
 10.114: True or False? In Exercises 113116, determine whether the statement...
 10.115: True or False? In Exercises 113116, determine whether the statement...
 10.116: True or False? In Exercises 113116, determine whether the statement...
 10.117: Consider an ellipse with the major axis horizontal and 10 units in ...
 10.118: The graph of the parametric equations and is shown in the figure. H...
 10.119: A moving object is modeled by the parametric equations and where is...
 10.120: Identify the type of symmetry each of the following polar points ha...
 10.121: What is the relationship between the graphs of the rectangular and ...
 10.122: Geometry The area of the ellipse in the figure is twice the area of...
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Addition property of equality
If u = v and w = z , then u + w = v + z

Angle between vectors
The angle formed by two nonzero vectors sharing a common initial point

Bounded below
A function is bounded below if there is a number b such that b ? ƒ(x) for all x in the domain of f.

Constant term
See Polynomial function

Difference identity
An identity involving a trigonometric function of u  v

Equilibrium point
A point where the supply curve and demand curve intersect. The corresponding price is the equilibrium price.

Finite series
Sum of a finite number of terms.

Hypotenuse
Side opposite the right angle in a right triangle.

Inverse cosine function
The function y = cos1 x

Limit
limx:aƒ1x2 = L means that ƒ(x) gets arbitrarily close to L as x gets arbitrarily close (but not equal) to a

Measure of an angle
The number of degrees or radians in an angle

Parametric curve
The graph of parametric equations.

Parametrization
A set of parametric equations for a curve.

Real part of a complex number
See Complex number.

Reciprocal function
The function ƒ(x) = 1x

Solve by elimination or substitution
Methods for solving systems of linear equations.

Standard representation of a vector
A representative arrow with its initial point at the origin

Standard unit vectors
In the plane i = <1, 0> and j = <0,1>; in space i = <1,0,0>, j = <0,1,0> k = <0,0,1>

Sum of two vectors
<u1, u2> + <v1, v2> = <u1 + v1, u2 + v2> <u1 + v1, u2 + v2, u3 + v3>

Terminal side of an angle
See Angle.